Songs and Dances of Death (Mussorgsky, Modest)

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Rgagnaux (2016/10/10)

Performer Pages Hans Rosbaud (piano)
Performers Boris Christoff (bass)
Publisher Info. Radiodiffusion-télévision française, 1955
Gagnaux Collection
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Misc. Notes Recorded 1955, July 21, Festival d'Aix-en-Provence
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Shuwen Zhang (2016/4/24)

Performer Pages Shuwen Zhang (Piano)
Performers Geeseop Kim (Baritone Voice)
Publisher Info. Shuwen Zhang
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Misc. Notes Manhattan School of Music, Miller Recital Hall, 2:00 pm, Apr.24, 2016
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Icactus (2012/2/20)

Editor Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
Language Russian / French / German
Translator Michel Dimitri Calvocoressi (1877-1944), French text
August Bernhard (1852-1908), German text
Publisher. Info. St. Petersburg: W. Bessel et Cie., 1908. Plate 6428.
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Madcapellan (2011/8/17)

Editor Pavel Lamm (1882-1951)
Language Russian / German
Translator Dmitry Usov (1896–1944), German text
Publisher. Info. Complete Collected Works (Полное собрание сочинений)
Vol.V, series 9
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1931. Plate M. 8389 Г.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1960).
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Misc. Notes 600 dpi
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Fsarud (2009/12/22)

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Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzyka, (1966). Plate 2941
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Double sharp (2016/2/5)

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Misc. Notes re-typeset from Lamm edition above; Russian text romanized, as common for musical examples in English-language publications
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Icactus (2012/2/22)

Editor Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) (published posth)
Language English
Translator Rosa Newmarch (1857-1940)
Publisher. Info. St. Petersburg: W. Bessel et Cie., 1911. Plate 6906
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Arkdv (2017/6/30)

Editor Mikhail Arkadev
Publisher. Info. Mikhail Arkadev, 2017.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Emiles Mern (2014/9/20)

Arranger Samuil Feinberg (1890-1962)
Editor Mikhail Sokolov
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzyka, 1966. Plate 4387
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General Information

Work Title Songs and Dances of Death
Alternative. Title Песни и танцы смерти
Composer Mussorgsky, Modest
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 songs/dances
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1875 (Nos. 1-3); 1877 (No. 4)
First Publication. 1882 (Bessel)
Librettist Arseny Golenishchev-Kutuzov (1848-1913)
Language Russian
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano